Degree in Tennis Offered at Victoria University Melbourne, Australia

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Pearce, Alan J, Carlson, John and McLennan, Jane (2005) Degree in Tennis Offered at Victoria University Melbourne, Australia. Medicine and Science in Tennis, 10 (1). p. 5. ISSN 1567-2352


Australia is recognised as a major nation in the sport of tennis, having produced many great players. Now Victoria University has continued the tradition of leadership in tennis with the introduction of a Degree in Sport Science focusing on tennis. With the increased professionalism and technology advancements in tennis, the knowledge and scientific background needed to achieve excellence in tennis performance and coaching is becoming paramount. Victoria University has recognised the need for specialised and advanced education and training which specifically meets the industry driven demands for expertise and training for the tennis industry.

Item type Article
Subjects Historical > RFCD Classification > 320000 Medical and Health Sciences
Historical > FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
Historical > Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Centre for Ageing, Rehabilitation, Exercise & Sport Science (CARES)
Keywords leadership, Degree in Sport Science, professional preparation, elite tennis players, competition standard, academic tuition, Kooyong International Tennis Stadium, tennis education
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